11 Mummy Masks; children ages 8-12 visit the Museum's Ancient Egyptian galleries to learn about the craft of mummification and the notion of an afterlife, and later design a "cartonnage" mask in a craft workshop; 10 a.m.-noon; Museum; $5; pre-registration required: (215) 898-4015 (Museum).


22 Caribbean Island Dinner Buffet; 5-8 p.m.; Faculty Club; $18.95 per person; Reservations (215) 898-4618 (Faculty Club).


7 Why Sould I Teach?; Ellen Braffman, GSE; 4:30 p.m.; Kelly Writers House (Kelly Writers House).

8 Guided Zazen (meditation); Fukushima Roshi, zen master, 7 p.m.; Lower Level, Terrace Room, Logan hall (Museum).

9 Zen Buddhism Lecture; Fukushima Roshi, zen master; 7 p.m. fm.17 Logan Hall (Museum).

10 Twentieth Century Reading Group; Joe Valente; Bill Maxwell; 1 p.m.; Arts Cafe (Kelly Wrtiers House).

16 HIV Risk Reduction Strategies for Adolescents: How Much Do We Know?; John B. Jemmott, III, professor, Annenberg, director Center for Health Behavior and Communication Research; 3-4 p.m.; Auditorium, BRBII/III (Center for AIDS Reasarch).

20 Chemokine Receptor Polymorphisms and HIV Pathogenesis; Melson L. Michael, Walter Reed Army institute of Research; 3-4 p.m.; Auditorium, BRB II/III (Center for AIDS Research).

21 Video Testimonies of Holocaust Survivors; Al Filreis, Class of 1942 English, director, Kelly Writers House; 4:30 p.m.; (Penn Humanities Forum; KellyWriters House).

  • Black Sea Ancient Trade Project: Mountain Top to Ocean Bottom; Fredrik Hiebert, Robert H. Dyson Assistant Professor, assistant curator, Near East Section; 6 p.m.; Rainey Auditorium, Museum; $10, $8/members (Museum; American Research Institute in Turkey; American Turkish Council).
  • CIS Colloquia Presents; Sudipto Guha, Stanford; 3 p.m.; rm 216 Moore School (Computer & Information Science).

30 Constitutionalism and the Human Rights Debate; Michael C. Davis, University of Hong Kong; 4:30 p.m.; Gates Seminar Room, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center (Center for East Asian Studies). (the date was changed from the march 22 to March 30).


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Almanac, Vol. 46, No. 24, March 7, 2000

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